Inky Fingers Art School
Director/Art Specialist Teacher
Directing private art school and teaching extensive art programmes to all age groups.
Mission is to provide in-depth art experiences for students. Offering concentrated studies in visual art that include studio practices in drawing and painting; sculpture, mixed media, printmaking; art history and contemporary art; critiquing skills; and aesthetics.
•Teaching and implementing elementary, primary, intermediate and secondary art programmes based on New Zealand Art Curriculum
•Nuture students to discover their artistic talents through completing works of art in an extensive variety of mediums over an 8 week course and/or holiday programs
•Spark enthusiasm to produce artworks of extremely high standard, often use powerpoint, photos and plenty of visual inspiration to encourage motivation and ideas
•Teach art history - referring to techniques/art movements/artists
•Encourage students to reach artistic potential, through one on one and group guidance
•Demonstrate artistic techniques at the start of every lesson to group, then throughout lesson to individuals
•Effectively maintain high student participation through exciting, relevant lessons and unit plans
•Continue to develop new, innovative art programs each term